Migration specifies 1) the process of moving information between different data formats or 2) the process of moving an existing user environment to a different system, for example when switching operating systems

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USMT excluding this computer

i'm trying to use USMT to migrate user profiles from one system to another. Here's the command i'm using: C:\USMT\amd64\scanstate.exe F:\Profile /ue:DOMAIN\* /ue:%computername%\* /ui:DOMAIN\...
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Preserving One Key Recovery feature while migrating to a smaller SSD

The question is simple, but the answer might be complicated as I am not targeting One Key Recovery feature of a specific vendor, I'm searching for a answer in general. Suppose I'm migrating from a 1 ...
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Windows: Move programs (with registry entries) to a different hard drive

I've got a bunch of programs on an old HDD, which I cloned to a new HDD, however had to reinstall due to issues with the currently installed drivers. Thing is, now, is it possible to copy all the ...
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How to convert physical Ubuntu operating system into a virtual machine?

A while ago I turned my PC into dual boot with Windows and Ubuntu. But my experience is, that I rarely boot into Ubuntu, so I wanted to make it available as virtual machine in Windows rather than as a ...
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How to migrate local user to domain user?

I have a local user on my laptop. My company is migrating to a domain setup and I want to migrate the local user to a domain user, with all the settings (desktop, Start menu, programs) intact. How can ...
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Remove SVN from a directory and replace with newer SVN

So, I have a web server that has an old SVN client installation (as in lots of .svn directories that had been corrupted, never worked, files had to be updated manually). I now have a shiny new svn ...
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New Chrome profile: how can I migrate all browser data from one profile to another?

I've had a good look for about an hour on this and have come up blank. Apologies in advance if I'm wasting everybody's time with an elementary question. Running Windows 7. I've created a new Chrome ...
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move from old hosting company to AWS

I have a website www.website.com, it is hosted with company A, I have built a new site on AWS with a temporary URL www.tempurl.com I want to make it so www.website.com points at the new site. I want ...
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How to use SSD as the new windows without reformating

I got a 1 TB hard disk. However the C drive is only 150GB. Also only 67 GB uses. My plan is to ghost that C drive to an SSD. And then arrange that next time the SSD is the OS drive. How would I do ...
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How to Move / Migrate a Hard disk with multiple bootable partitions to Larger size?

Currently I am using a 320gb hard disk on my laptop. I have a newer 500gb one. I decided to migrate the 320gb HDD and its contents into the 500gb one. Problem is that my 320gb HDD has multiple ...
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SSD to SSD migration, with some software installed on HDD

on my machine i have 1 SSD (C:) of 120 GB that is almost full, only 7 GB left. And another HDD (K:) 1 Terabyte, where i have installed some programs and where i store files. I've bought a new SSD (...
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Will msExch* attributes migrate to a new server that is NOT running Exchange?

We are planning on migrating a client from SBS2008 to 2012 R2. Mailboxes have since been migrated to O365. If we perform an AD migration will msExch* attributes be migrated even though the new server ...
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How to migrate artifacts fom a project to another

I am the scrum master of a project. As a newbie to Tuleap, I created a sandbox project. After experimenting in my sandbox, I want to feed my true project with artifacts like user stories or epics. I ...
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Windows update KB2952664 (Compattelrunner.exe) cannot be uninstalled from Windows 7

Update KB2952664: Compatibility update for upgrading Windows 7 This update performs diagnostics on the Windows systems that participate in the Windows Customer Experience Improvement ...
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Migrating Windows Backup to another backup tool

For about two years to date, I have been "piloting" monthly incremental backups with Windows Backup. Today, though, my pilot has come to a close as my home server has been drained completely of disk ...
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Migration Endpoint - firewall settings - required open ports?

In a newly created hybrid Exchange 2013/Exchange Online environment, I am trying to migrate the first mailbox from on-premise to the cloud. For this, I open portal.office.com and navigate into ECP -> ...
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How can I move my current session from GNU screen to tmux?

My IRC client, irssi, is currently active inside a GNU screen session. In hindsight, I wish that I'd have used tmux instead of GNU screen. How can I migrate the active process (or session) from GNU ...
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Moving old domain PC's domain user to new domain

I have several computers in my network involved in the situation: 2 servers: 1 "new" domain controller, and 1 old domain read-only domain controller 1 client computer logging into domain account ...
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Raid 0 SATA (2 discs) -> Raid 0 SSD (2 discs) - linux

What is the easiest way to migrate from two discs (approximately 500Gb) in RAID 0 with linux (fedora) to two new SSD discs with same size (approximately 500Gb)? For making process easier i can use ...
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Export XP from a physical pc to virtual box

I have an old pc with Windows Xp on it and I can't throw it away because I have programs on it that cannot be found anymore. Since now I'm using a Mac I was wandering if it was possible to export the ...
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How to move Windows from one hard drive to another?

I have a desktop PC with multiple SATA ports on the Motherboard, two USB drives, two SATA cables and two (internal) hard drives: 1x 250 GB SATA HDD, contains C: with Windows installed. 1x 500 GB ...
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How to migrate a nested VM between Virtualbox guests?

I have two Virtualbox guests with Ubuntu 14.04 installed. Inside one of the guests, there is another VM (nested VM). I was wondering how can I migrate this nested VM to the second Vitualbox guest? I ...
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Moving to a new Mac - How to migrate settings/software/data?

I will be moving to a new Mac soon and I have tons to apps installed, customizations done and loads of data. I found Carbon copy cloner do to this job? but before I start, can some one tell me how ...
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New motherboard or new PC to gain access to RAID drives

I have a PC that refuses to boot. I have 4 disk drives on a RAID array (RAID 0, or possibly 1), that is provided by my motherboard. I have 1 primary HD, and an extra 4 for the RAID. I want to recover ...
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How can I convert MS Access 2003 (2000 file format) to Sql Server Express 2014?

I've been searching for the past two days on how to get this conversion done, but every suggestion I've seen yields no effective results. I've installed Sql Server Express 2014 and have verified that ...
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Migrating from Eudora to Thunderbird. How to handle attachments?

I'm attempting to migrate my wife from Eudora to Thunderbird. However, I've run into the following snag: Thunderbird associates each attachment with the email it was initially attached to. When ...
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Migrate Google docs to Office 365, convert from .gdoc to .docx [closed]

Our company is switching from Google apps to Office 365. As I am one of the only using .gdocs documents I am tasked to convert them to .docx before we migrate by hand, or else I cannot open them ...
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How to migrate Google Chrome profile (extensions, cookies, etc.) to another Windows installation?

This question has been asked a million times on the web (example) but I have found no solutions that actually work, so I'm asking it again. Please actually read the entire question before posting. ...
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How can I Migrate the User Environment from a Windows 98 HDD to a VM?

I have the hard drive from a PC I used from 1999 to 2004 (I know, I should have upgraded from 98 by then), and I am trying to copy the whole user environment. My attempts include: Connecting HDD ...
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No Visual Studio 2013 settings migrated to Visual Studio 2015

According to this, when I have Visual Studio 2013 installed and I install Visual Studio 2015, my settings are migrated (I use the same account as well). Settings are not synchronized between ...
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How can I migrate my Windows 10 OS from an HDD to an SSD?

I have Windows 10 installed and running on a hard disk drive. I would like to migrate it to a solid state drive that I've recently purchased. By this I mean that I'd like to copy both the OS and all ...
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How do I process extracted number files from Windows EasyArchive .mig file?

I am trying to recover data from an old XP computer that was placed in a migrate file using "Windows Easy Transfer" but after initial extraction I just have a bunch of number files. I used TN ...
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How to transfer Windows Vista disk image to new machine

I'm trying to upgrade a user's machine to some better hardware. I know of Easy Transfer, but I'd rather not have to reinstall all the programs that are already present. (Some of which are no longer ...
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App launch browser to view local html file fails

We have an old Delphi app running on Windows server, using RemoteApp to deliver to users. The app is old, uses Windows VirtualStore due to it writing to program files directory. Works ok on current ...
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Apache Directory fid= ,sid= ,c= ,o= like objects in Windows Active Directory

I have a Apache Directory service with tree DN like, DN: fid=X,sid=Y,ou=Systems,dc=Z,dc=com OR ou=HeadOffice,c=1,ou=2,o=3,ou=Organizations,dc=Z,dc=com but I cant find any options to replace the ...
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Move windows 10 from a tablet to vbox

I have a windows tablet with 2gb ram which is absolutely too little. I'd like to copy the install to a vm and give it at least 4GB. I assume the way to do it would be getting a full image of the ...
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How to move a software with user key to another computer?

I have a software in Computer A. When it was first installed, I need to input a UserKey and use it. After the first time the UserKey was entered, I do not have to enter any Key again when using it. (...
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Application to monitor use of applications?

To make it easier to migrate users from XP to Windows 7 or 8, I'd like to let an application run for several days to list applications that people use, so I know which ones are really important to ...
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Does Windows 7 safemode block vendor-specific chipset, USB, and audio drivers? Can the loading of incorrect drivers result in catastrophic failures?

My Gigabyte motherboard shorted and fried my Ivy Bridge CPU. I have repurchased a new motherboard (Asus H170) and CPU (Skylake). Just like previous users on this site (1 and 2*), I want to reuse my ...
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Send MapMyRun data to Runkeeper

I've been using MapMyRun for a few years now, generally it's ok stats wise but is pretty horrible to use. So looking to move all my data from it to Runkeeper, is there a way this can be done? Ideally ...
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Software to back up application settings in Windows (including XP)

I would like to know if there is any (especially free) solution to back up and restore settings from applications (even if only from a whitelist of the most popular ones), both for XP and further ...
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How to migrate Microsoft Office settings?

This is an extension of a previous post found here. I am looking for a free solution to transfer all settings for all Office 2010 programs (I currently use Word & Excel, but occasionally use ...
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Got an Access DB with absolute paths that I can't modify. Migrating to new fileshare PC. Hostname is now wrong

I'd put this on Stackoverflow but it's a "How to fix an MS Access related prob using anything except MS Access". I'm fine with computer problem solving generally but I have zero experience with ...
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how to migrate custom printer forms from windows xp home edition win 7

I have old pc running with windows xp home edition in my office and we use it to print special papers with custom sizes. I would like to use newer computers with win 7. I can install drivers without ...
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Transplanting Debian HDD From 32-bit > 64-bit Notebook

Okay so my old 32-bit notebook got old and died. I preserved the old HDD (with bootable Debian OS). I bought a newer 64-bit notebook and gave it the old HDD. It worked perfectly for a long time and ...
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Script to monitor realtime CPU & Bandwidth usage in xen live migration

I need to write a script (bash or python or ??) to perform live migration of a VM in xen, and to simultaneously log and extract the CPU & bandwidth usage of the Domain-0 AND write the output into ...
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What would happen if I take my hard drive out of my current PC and put it in a new PC?

Basically, I want to get a new PC, but I have so many software/games installed on my current hard drive, that I don't want to waste the time to re-install/re-configure. Would it work if I just take ...
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Samsung Data Migration software isn't working

I just bought a Samsung 840 Series SSD. I am in trying to migrate my data from my current laptop's HDD to the SSD. I am using the Samsung Data Migration Software, however it is not working? I am not ...
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Moving a Promise SmartStor Raid 5 to a Promise Pegasus2

Hi guys I have a Promise SmartStor DS4600 RAID server that is out of space (4gb). I want to move all the data to a new RAID server made by Promise (8gb or 12gb). I am having a really hard time ...
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Windows 8.1 after migration to SSD looks for components on the wrong drive

weird situation: after I have migrated my Win 8.1 OS to new SSD I can't run certain operations as for example "Create Recovery Drive". Every time I try to start that I get error message "Windows ...